|By Bob Rupert
Both the blacksmith and the whole family will enjoy this video. Bob Rupert sits down in an 1880's Blacksmith shop and explains the basics of the art of blacksmithing. He discusses the tools including; Cross Peen Hammer, Rounding Hammer, Ball Peen Hammer, Punch, Chisel, Metal Ruler, Monkey Wrench and Tongs. He discusses tha Anvil and how it is used and why it is shaped the way it is. He then shows you how to use some of the tools in the basic processes of Blacksmithing including twist, taper, hot cut, hole punch, slitting and forge welding.
DVD approximately 60 minutes.